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QUOTES AND APHORISMS ON RANKS
Rank and riches are chains of gold, but still chains.
To be vain of one's rank or place is to show that one is below it.
Leszczynski Stanislaus (1677-1766, Polish King)
It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862, American essayist, poet, naturalist)
I weigh the man, not his title; 'tis not the king's stamp can make the metal better.
William Wycherley (1640-1716, British dramatist)
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